Michelle Thrush

Kookum Martha

Kookum Martha

It's the return of Kookum Martha to the High Performance Rodeo.  Kookum Martha explains how she is doing. 



Artist Bio


Creator, actress, director.  These are a few of the many talents for Michelle Thrush, the Artistic Director of Making Treaty 7. Thrush is a Canadian actress and First Nations activist for Aboriginal Canadians and the other Indigenous peoples. Known for her leading role as Gail Stoney in Blackstone, for which she won the Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Dramatic Role in 2011, and her recurring roles as Sylvie LeBret in North of 60 and Deanna Martin in Arctic Air.

Thrush starred in the Palme d'Or and Cesar award-nominated film Jimmy P: Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian.



Spotted At The High Performance Rodeo 


Michelle Thrush last crossed our stages at the 2018 High Performance Rodeo in her award-winning one women play, Inner Elder. She was also seen in:

2004 - Time Stands Still




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